EIA Annual Energy Outlook projects U.S. Energy Consumption, Demand to Return to Normal by 2029

March 18, 2021

The U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) expects energy consumption to return to 2019 levels by 2029, dependent on the pace of economic recovery. Read more here: https://dailyenergyinsider.com/news/28984-eia-annual-energy-outlook-projects-u-s-energy-consumption-demand-to-return-to-nor

Could Oil Prices Break $100 Next Year?

March 11, 2021

Read the article here: https://oilprice.com/Energy/Oil-Prices/Could-Oil-Prices-Break-100-Next-Year.html

DOE Lab Aims to Answer the ‘Big Questions’ About Storage and Help Dramatically Increase Deployment

March 9, 2021

The National Renewable Energy Laboratory developed a Storage Futures Study to create a framework for a "dramatic increase in deployment" and "answer the big questions around the role of storage in our future grid." Read the article here: https://www.utilitydive.com/news/doe-lab-aims-to-answer-th

Shell Says It Has Reached Peak Oil Production

March 3, 2021

Shell claims oil production peaked in 2019 and that we can now expect it to decline gradually by 1 or 2% per year. Read more here: https://earther.gizmodo.com/shell-says-it-has-reached-peak-oil-production-1846248229

Electric Sector Can Learn from the Florida Water Utility Hack, Say Experts

February 22, 2021

An interesting article. Read it here: https://www.utilitydive.com/news/electric-sector-can-learn-from-the-florida-water-utility-hack-say-experts/594914/?utm_source=Sailthru&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=Issue:%202021-02-11%20Utility%20Dive%20Newsletter%20%5Bissue:32414%5D&utm_term=Uti

Energy Transition Investment Hits Half A Trillion For The First Time

February 18, 2021

Global spending on the transition to a low carbon economy hit a record in 2020. Read more here: https://www.forbes.com/sites/feliciajackson/2021/01/19/energy-transition-investment-hits-half-a-trillion-for-the-first-time/?sh=6e0fbb3a748f

The 10 Ways Renewable Energy’s Boom Year Will Shape 2021

February 11, 2021

Read this article about the major forces shaping the global renewable market in 2021: https://ph.news.yahoo.com/the-10-ways-renewable-energys-boom-year-will-shape-2021-032912967.html?

FERC approves tariff for Southwest Power Pool’s Western imbalance market

February 4, 2021

FERC recently approved Southwest Power Pool's (SPP) Western Energy Imbalance Services tariff, moving the grid operator closer to launching the real-time balancing market in February. Read more here: https://www.utilitydive.com/news/ferc-approves-tariff-for-southwest-power-pools-western-imbala

U.S. Renewable Energy Consumption Overtakes Coal Usage for First Time Since 1880s

February 1, 2021

According to the U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA), renewable energy consumption in the United States surpassed coal consumption for the first time since the 1880's. Read more here: https://dailyenergyinsider.com/news/28552-u-s-renewable-energy-consumption-overtakes-coal-usage-for-

Propelling the transition: The battle for control of virtual power plants is just beginning

January 28, 2021

The rise of distributed energy has led to a conflict between a utility-centered business model and a service model based around third parties. Read more here: https://www.utilitydive.com/news/propelling-the-transition-the-battle-for-control-of-virtual-power-plants-i/581875/?utm_source=Sailthru